FROM THE ARCHIVE OF: Dave Baldwin

The end of another day on BBC Two.

It was not uncommon for BBC Two to show a series of slides accompanied by music at the end of the broadcasting day.

The music featured here is the Canon Suite theme from Ordinary People.

VIDEO: BBC Two closedown. Announcer: Robin Whitting. TX DATE: 14th May 1981. COPYRIGHT: BBC. VREF: 24788-01.

Video content

[00:00:00] CLOCK: announcer Robin Whitting reminds viewers about coverage of the FA Cup final replay between Spurs and Manchester City the following evening at 7.15pm on BBC One, with David Coleman on commentary.

[00:00:43] GRAPHIC: various slides, accompanied by music. Unfortunately, the tape recording ends prematurely.

Acknowledgements

FEATURE IMAGE:
PICTURED: BBC Two clock. COPYRIGHT: BBC.

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